Tohatsu 4-Stroke 9.8HP Outboard Motor, Tiller Handle, New 5 Years Warranty - Boat & Motor Package Deal Only

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    Tohatsu 9.8HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Manual Pull Start, 15” Short Shaft

    Tohatsu 9.8HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Manual Pull Start, 20” Long Shaft

    Tohatsu 9.8HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Electric Start, 15” Short Shaft

    Tohatsu 9.8HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Electric Start, 20” Long Shaft

    Tohatsu 9.8HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Electric Start, 25” Long Shaft

  • Descriptions

    Unmatched in its class, the Tohatsu 9.8 hp 4-stroke has set the standard in portable outboard power! This lightweight motor weighs in at barely over the 80 lb mark and has undeniable characteristics of a true marine champion.
    Tohatsu 9.8hp outboard is skinny on fuel and big on power while never compromising performance or reliability. It has a ton of features that are usually only found on larger, more expensive outboards. Tohatsu packs a lot of punch for the buck in this truly unique outboard! In the 10 hp/9.9 hp category, Tohatsu has once again proven itself the leader of the pack with this 9.8 hp 4-stroke.

    9.8hp Power Tilt Models Now Available! Tohatsu’s 9.8 hp has a new option. Power Tilt! That’s right, our award winning 9.8hp engines have an added feature that sets it miles apart from the competition. You can’t beat the power and reliability of Tohatsu’s 9.8hp and now with the new power tilt option, why would you try anything else?

    Tohatsu 9.8 hp 4-Stroke Benefits

    Light and compact!
    Designed with proven technology
    Available in a wide variety of models
    Greatly reduced vibration for smooth and stable running at all speeds
    Greatly reduced induction noise for a quieter ride
    Trim tab reduces steering effort, functioning also as the sacrificial anode that protects the engine from electrolysis
    Ultra Low emission, EPA and CARB 3-Star rating approved
    5 Year limited warranty

    Easy Operation and Handling

    Digital CD ignition for easier engine starting, quicker throttle response and smoother trolling
    Manual choke on tiller models, electric choke on remote models
    Recoil starter with larger reel making manual starting fast and easy
    Shallow water drive*
    6 trim positions*
    Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort*

    Fundamentals for User Convenience and Reliability

    Through-the-prop exhaust for a quieter ride
    Thermostatically controlled cooling system for consistent engine temperature
    Stainless steel water pump housing liner for outstanding durability
    High grade marine aluminum alloy that provides the ultimate protection against corrosion
    Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
    3.1 Gallon (12 liter) fuel tank with fuel gauge
    Aluminum propeller


    Low oil pressure indicator
    Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
    Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
    Over-rev. limiter
      *certain models

    Tohatsu OEM Price for Seamax Boat Bundle or Return Customers

  • Specifications

    Model / MFS9.8
    Engine (No. of Cylinder) 2
    Output 9.8 hp (7.2 kw)
    Displacement 209 cc (12.8
    Bore x Stroke 55 x 44 mm (2.17 x 1.73 in)
    Starting Electric or Manual
    Control Type Remote Control or Tiller Handle
    Gear Shift Forward - Neutral - Reverse
    Gear Ratio 2.08:1
    Propeller Selection Range 6.5" - 9.5"
    Transom Height 15", 20", 25"
    Fuel Unleaded Gasoline (87 Octane)
    Oil Type NMMA Certified FC-W® 4-stroke oil**
    SAE 10W-30/40 (SF, SG, SH, SJ)
    Oil Capacity 27 fl. oz. (800 mL)
    Fuel Tank 3.1 US Gal. (12 Lit) Separate Fuel Tank
    Weight* 81.5 lbs. (37 kg)
    Alternator Output Optional: 12V, 80W, 6A
    (Standard on Electric Start Models)
    Max. RPM Range 5,000 - 6,000
    Digital CD Ignition System S
    Start In Gear Protection S
    Thermostat Controlled Cooling System S
    Through-The-Prop Exhaust S
    Shallow Water Drive S
    Oil Pressure Warning S

    Power Tilt